Postgraduate Certificate in Midwifery Practice

Otago Polytechnic

Subject area

Midwifery

Duration

19 Weeks

Total student fees

$3,493

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates from the Postgraduate Certificate in Midwifery Practice extend their professional practice in select areas by drawing on course content, the critical evaluation of relevant literature, and by critically reflecting on practice and the practice context. These graduates will demonstrate problem solving skills that may lead to innovative and creative approaches to midwifery practice and will enhance the midwife?s ability to maintain both a midwifery and woman centred focus on collaborative contexts. These graduates will act as role models to other practitioners and may provide leadership in select areas.For more information refer Otago Polytechnic.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Selection will be made on the basis of the following criteria: registered midwife, and Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

19 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$3,493 $3,493
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,122 $6,122
Total $9,614 $9,614

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

90%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $64,681
Earnings range $43,939 - $75,031
In employment 70%
In further study 25%
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand - Audrey Reid Grant

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

Up to $600.00

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Irihapeti Ramsden Memorial Midwifery Scholarships

Provided by:

Otago Polytechnic - Customer Services

Website:

http://www.otagopolytechnic.ac.nz/

Value:

50 -100% of fees increasing over 3 years..

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870
Email: info@op.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otagopolytechnic.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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